Abner Ogle Kirk

3 June 1858–27 August 1901 (Age 43)
Randolph, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Abner Ogle

When Abner Ogle Kirk was born on 3 June 1858, in Randolph, Illinois, United States, his father, Abner Kirk, was 44 and his mother, Mary E Miller, was 35. He married Sarah Ella Hartley on 27 October 1880, in Chester, Randolph, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Derby, Lucas, Iowa, United States in 1880 and Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died on 27 August 1901, in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abner Ogle Kirk
1858–1901
Sarah Ella Hartley
1861–1944
Marriage: 27 October 1880
Jessie Eliza Kirk
1881–1972
Amy Ogle Kirk
1883–1947
Ellis B. Hartley Kirk
1893–1965

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 October 1880Chester, Randolph, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1860: Shorter, Nebraska Territory, United States 1861: *Lincoln, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States *Shorter County renamed Lincoln County
    1863
    Age 5
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 12
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish, English, and Danish: from Middle English, Danish kirk ‘church’ (Old Norse kirkja), a topographic name for someone who lived near a church. This name has also been established in Ireland since the 16th century or earlier.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Kurk
    Church
    Kirt
    Kirks

    Sources (10)

    • Abner O Kirk in household of E A Kirk, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Abner O Kirk in entry for Herbert Hill and Amy O Mickey, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Abner O Kirk, "United States Census, 1900"

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